Relationship between cricket participation, health and well-being: scoping review protocol
Garrett Scott Bullock, Nirmala K Panagodage-Perera, Andrew Murray, Nigel K Arden, Stephanie R Filbay
BMJ Open | BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2019
INTRODUCTION: Cricket is a popular sport played by 2.5 billion people of all ages and abilities. However, cricket participation is decreasing in the UK, despite an increased focus of governments on increasing sport participation to enhance public health. Understanding the health benefits and mitigating the health risks of cricket participation may help cricket organisations promote cricket participation while optimising the long-term health of cricket participants. Currently, there is no literature review on the relationship between cricket participation, health and well-being; thus, this relationship remains unclear. Therefore, the aims of this scoping review were (1) to investigate the rel..View full abstract
Awarded by Centre for Sport, Exercise and Osteoarthritis Research Versus Arthritis
This study was funded by Centre for Sport, Exercise and Osteoarthritis Research Versus Arthritis (grant reference 21595).